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Subsea 7 awarded contract in the Norwegian North Sea by Centrica

Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC, ADR: SUBCY) today announced the award of a sizeable(1) contract by Centrica for the Oda field in the Norwegian North Sea. The Oda oil field (previously called Butch) was discovered in 2011 in the southern part of the Norwegian North Sea, approximately 14 kilometres ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Subsea 7CentricaNorth Sea +1

Statoil announce one billion barrels from Troll B 

Troll B has produced one billion barrels of oil equivalent since it came on stream on 19 September 1995. Troll B and C combined have been the largest oil producer on the Norwegian continental shelf for the last three years. The Troll B platform in the North Sea. (Photo: Øyvind Hagen) Oil on the ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilTroll B

Statoil - Gas discovery near North Sea Valemon field

The Valemon platform in the North Sea. (Photo: Harald Pettersen) Two years after Valemon came on stream Statoil has made a new gas discovery on the field, called Valemon West. The discovery is estimated to contain between 20 and 50 million barrels of oil equivalent. “This is an important disco ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilNorth SeaValemon field

Drilling permit for well 16/1-27 in production licence 338

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for well 16/1-27, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 16/1-27 will be drilled from the Island Innovator drilling facility, at position 58°50'18.11” north and 2°11'56.83” east, in a southweste ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Norwegian Petroleum DirectorateDrilling permit

Proserv Norway secures significant decommissioning project awards

Energy services company Proserv has recently been awarded three contracts worth a combined value of more than $2.5million (approx. 21.5m Norwegian Krone) for decommissioning work in the Norwegian North Sea. The firm's Stavanger facility will provide cutting services as part of a full severance pack ...

Jamie MacDonald


Posted 1 year agoPress > ProservNorway

NorSea Group and Kongsberg Group establish digital collaboration

NSG Digital, a new company set up by NorSea Group to simplify logistics through digital technology, has established a collaborative agreement with the Kongsberg Group . Now they are moving the development and deployment of their new product, NSG E2E, to Kongsberg's application platform Kognifai. Wi ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 1 year agoPress > North SeaStavangerNorSea Group +3

Upgraded software offers highest levels of integration between seismic workflow and decision-making for optimal reservoir production

STAVANGER, NORWAY (July 12, 2017) -- Emerson Automation Solutions has launched the latest version of its reservoir characterization and modeling software, Roxar RMS 10.1. Through even greater advances to the seismic to flow simulation workflow and versatile decision-support tools, Roxar RMS 10.1 tak ...

Paul Fisher


Posted 1 year agoPress

UIT Solutions and eDrilling embark on partnership to provide leading edge drilling and well performance solutions in Korea

eDrilling, a leading provider of drilling and well performance solutions, and UIT Solutions, an integrated solution provider, has announced their partnership to support the upstream oil and gas companies in Korea. Both eDrilling and UIT are committed through their partnership to help their upstream ...

Toni Fadnes


Posted 1 year agoPress > drilling optimizationDrilling Simulationautomated monitoring +1

Aberdeen Businessman Launches Norwegian Company

An Aberdeen businessman has taken decades of experience gained in the oil and gas sector to create a new company in Norway.   In a move which is expected to create two new jobs in the near future, Jim Shiach has drawn on experience gained running city-based Centrifuges Un-Limited to create CUL AS. ...

Lesley Eaton


Posted 3 months agoPress

Contract award brings MDL tensioner to APAC

MDL has dispatched the new 4-track pipelay tensioner to Asia Pacific, after securing the first job for the system with a global offshore contractor. The portable 110-tonne unit – unveiled recently during a client Open Day at the company's testing facility in Peterhead, Scotland – will be used for a ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 year agoPress > tensionerAPACumbilicals +5

NorSea Group and IOS Form Alliance

NorSea Group (UK) Ltd and Independent Oilfield Services (IOS) have formed an alliance to provide a complete logistics, storage and inspection package which will deliver significant cost benefits for energy sector companies operating in the North-east of Scotland. The arrangement will combine NorSea ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 1 year agoPress > North Seasupply chain logisticsPipe +2

IOS Wins £12.5m of New Contracts and Embarks on £3m Expansion Programme

Leading North-east storage and inspection firm Independent Oilfield Services (IOS), has secured two major new contracts, worth more than £12.5 million. The Sumitomo Corporation Europe has awarded IOS an eight-year, £10million contract to carry out OCTG management and inspection services while Odfje ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 11 months agoPress > IOSOdfjell DrillingNorth Sea +6

Seacroft Marine Reports Over £500,000 in New Contracts, as Market Improves

Noting a significant upturn in marine activity supporting the UKCS oil and gas sector, Aberdeen-based Seacroft Marine Consultants Limited has reported more than £500,000 in new contracts won in the first 3 months of 2018. In the most recent award, Seacroft has been contracted to deliver its SafeZo ...

Terry McNeill


Posted 8 months agoPress > SeacroftcontractsSafeZone 500 +2

AGR Software Helps Unlock 50 years of UKCS Data

Aberdeen: Global services and software company, AGR , has used its innovative software to help mine 50 years of North Sea exploration data, as part of a Data Challenge set by Common Data Access (CDA) -  a subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK which was established to facilitate the sharing of well and seism ...

Maria Djomina - AGR


Posted 2 years agoPress > North SeaAberdeenAGR +5

Seawell Charts Future Course Following Multi-million Pound Refit

One of the most distinctive vessels operating in the North Sea has undergone a multi-million pound refit and upgrade to ensure it remains at the forefront of the oil and gas industry for many years to come.   The light well intervention and dive support vessel MSV Seawell has returned to service ...

Ian McLaren


Posted 2 years agoPress > Helix Well OpsNorth SeaMSV Seawell +3
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